Stories tagged with: FAFSA

December 12, 2014 - 5:41pm
49 weeks 5 days ago

Once a student is accepted into college the next step is determining how much financial aid they are eligible for. Because of this, it's important for high school councilors to be educated about financial aid.

Earlier today the Ohio Association Of Student Financial Aid Administrators held a workshop at Ohio University Zansville for high school counselor. The presentation included information about upcoming changes, state and federal financial aid updates, education policy updates, and...

February 12, 2012 - 7:26pm
3 years 41 weeks ago

High school seniors are taking another step forward in their education...

Zane State College hosted "College Goal Sunday" Sunday afternoon, to assist college bound seniors with filling out financial aid paperwork. Chairperson Stacy Bernard said this is the fifth year that Zane State held the event, and the school will continue to help as long as there's still a need.

"We've seen a huge success rate, a lot of people are not comfortable with doing...

February 8, 2012 - 5:22pm
3 years 41 weeks ago

If you are preparing for college but need a little more guidance, one local institution is willing to help.

Zane State College will host College Goal Sunday, where students will receive help with filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Director of Student Financial Aid Amanda Reisinger says only a few things are required from students who want to participate.

"Social Security number of course, which most people know theirs, but some high school...

February 8, 2011 - 5:40pm
4 years 41 weeks ago

Planning for college can be tough, but getting your finances in order can make the process a little bit easier.

Zane State College is hosting College Goal Sunday, which is a financial aid event that is held throughout the state to assist students and parents with completing the free application for federal student aid or better known as FAFSA.

"It's something that everybody who is interested in going to college, even if you're thinking about going to college you should do....

February 14, 2010 - 8:28pm
5 years 40 weeks ago

Parents and students all around Ohio came out in record numbers  for "College Goal Sunday".

At Zane State College, 87 families attended and received important information on FAFSA.

"It is a free event for families to come and get free assistance from all sorts of financial aid professionals as well as other college personnel.  We have some high school students here volunteering today, all sorts of volunteers just to get their FAFSA filled...

January 28, 2010 - 6:30pm
5 years 43 weeks ago

With high school seniors applying for college, a big concern for many families is financial aide.

Tri-Valley High School Counselor, Judy Morgan, says every student needs to apply for the help.

"FAFSA is the key, it determines your federal aide, it determines whether you are eligible for work study, it determines how much the institution, say Zane State-OUZ, Mount Vernon can offer you and that is primarily need based how your income effects it," says Judy Morgan.

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